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Perception and Interpretation in Contemporary Southwestern Archaeology: Comments on Cordell, Upham, and Brock

  • J. Jefferson Reid (a1), Michael B. Schiffer (a1), Stephanie M. Whittlesey (a2), Madeleine J. Hinkes (a3), Alan P. Sullivan (a4), Christian E. Downum (a1), William A. Longacre (a1) and H. David Tuggle (a1)...

Abstract

A recent effort in archaeological critique by Cordell et al. (1987) is undermined by confusion, misunderstanding, and misrepresentation. This comment on their paper illustrates how confusion may arise when the literature of the American Southwest is not read carefully and the causes of variability in the archaeological record are understood incompletely.

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La reciente contribución de Cordell et al. (1987) hacia la crítica arqueológica está sembrada de confusión, malentendidos, y tergiversaciones. Elpresente comentario sobre su artículo ilustra cómo confusión aparece cuajido la literatura del sur-oeste norteamericano no se lee con cuidado, y cuando las causas de la variabilidad en el registro arqueológico se comprenden de manera incompleta.

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Perception and Interpretation in Contemporary Southwestern Archaeology: Comments on Cordell, Upham, and Brock

  • J. Jefferson Reid (a1), Michael B. Schiffer (a1), Stephanie M. Whittlesey (a2), Madeleine J. Hinkes (a3), Alan P. Sullivan (a4), Christian E. Downum (a1), William A. Longacre (a1) and H. David Tuggle (a1)...

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